Engin Cycles has expanded its vary of bicycle elements to incorporate a 1x devoted crankset for Gravel and Mountain Bikes. The Port Royal Crankset, named after a pave street in Philadelphia that’s “on the tipping level of a driveable floor”, is offered in 165mm, 170mm and 175mm crank arm lengths with two spindle lengths designed to work with any customary 30mm backside bracket.
Engin Cycles Port Royal Crankset
Becoming a member of the 35mm precision machined MTB stems and seat clamps is Engin Cycles first crankset, the Port Royal. Although it certain may be very aesthetically pleasing, Engin’s founder and sole fabricator, Drew Guldalian, named it after a well-known cobblestone street to point its true intentions as a workhorse element, somewhat than one thing that’s merely good to have a look at.
Machined in-house in Philadelphia, PA, the cranks and spindles are each comprised of US sourced 2024 aluminum, whereas the remainder of the elements (bolts and extracting caps) are comprised of US sourced 6061 aluminum. There are two cranksets that each run a 30mm spindle and a 3-bolt direct mount interface for chainrings or spiders; the mountain crankset has the longer spindle for 73mm and 91.5mm assemblies, whereas the gravel street crankset is shorter to assist 68mm and 86.5mm assemblies. Each have efficiently handed testing by an ISO 4210 licensed lab.
There’s extra to come back from Engin Cycles with a brand new stem design within the works, to be obtainable in a number of lengths and handlebar clamp diameters. Watch this area.
Pricing & Availability
The Engin Port Royal Crankset retails at $575 USD. Solely the 170mm crankset is offered on the time of writing. Solely 100 can be found; select between Gravel or MTB spindles, black or silver crank arms, and a black or purple extracting cap. The 165mm and 175mm choices are to comply with in late spring/summer season.